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A ONE TIME INTERNET CONNECTION IS REQUIRED ON FIRST LAUNCH.
I was looking at the box-art for Assasin's Creed Revelations on PC and it seems their ways of DRM has slightly changed from the older requirements.
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A permanent internet connection is required to play the game.


I think this is slightly better than their previous DRM ways.. still abit annoying but is Ubisoft learning?

Sorry if this isn't news, but kinda was to me so thought I'd share.
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This is alot more reasonable imo.
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You're right, it is a bit annoying but it's a HUGE improvement over their last DRM.

I can see where they're coming from with a 1 time activation. In my opinion that's not too much to ask.
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Getting there, but they're 17 releases away from making it how we want it. DRM free.
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I'll wait until it comes out before I believe it.
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I'll wait until it comes out before I believe it.
The box-art and requirements are the same on multiple sites like Play & Amazon so it's likely to be genuine
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The box-art and requirements are the same on multiple sites like Play & Amazon so it's likely to be genuine
From Dust had a DRM issue it wasn't supposed to have. I'll wait till the end product is out. I'm not big on AC anyway.
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Didn't they initially say From Dust would require a one time connection to register? But when the game came out it was an always on solution? Ubi has lied to us before, this could just be more of the same.
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This is great news, always on DRM for a single player game was just silly. At least a one time connection is not that bad.
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Most games I buy online already have a 1 time activation, so this is much better.
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